Arms & Space Race

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The U.S. Arms Race

Drop Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima

August 6, 1945

V-2 Rockets

1946

Human approves Hydrogen Bomb

1950

U.S. Hydrogen Bomb

1952

H-Bomb Bravo castle-bravo test

1954

The S.U. Arms Race

Baruch Plan, Stalin resits

1946

China was born communist

1949

Khrushchev becomes soviet leader

1953

Soviet gets the H-Bomb

1953

Stalin dies

1953

The U.S. Space Race

First communication satellite

1958

First U.S. Satellite

1958

Sent 2 monkeys into space and brought them back alive

1959

Weather Satellite

1959

Man on the moon

1969

The S.U. Space Race

First official satellite

1957

Soviet sends satellite into space

1957

Probe to moon

1959

Human in orbit

1961

probe lands on venus

1966